10.10.17

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI - New Trailer & Poster


The 2nd and latest full trailer for STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI has been unleashed upon the www! Finally, seven hours after first finding out about it online, I’d finally had the chance to sit down in front of my desktop, and watched it full screen (multiple times, of course), with earphones on (I’m not going to watch on a measly mobile phone screen?!?!), and I CANNOT WAIT FOR CHRISTMAS!

Star Wars: The Last Jedi premieres December 15, 2017 in the U.S., and December 14th, 2017 in Singapore!









9.10.17

ENBT X Star Wars PITHETROOPER: Unboxing Video & Display in Taipei Toy Festival 2017



This is an update for the previously featured ENBT X Star Wars PITHETROOPER from Coolrain (up for pre-orders in March 2017) - featuring an unboxing video, and as well snaps of the figure on display at Taipei Toy Festival 2017 (Oct 7-10)!

You can order this 9-inch tall figure here on coolrainlee.cafe24.com for US$649 (+40$ for global EMS shipping). 100pcs Limited edition. Material: polystone, resin and acrylic (All handmade painting).

See u in TTF A02-A03 booth / coolrainstudio & Hands in factory #ENBT#TRIGONAL#coolrainstudio#HandsinFactory#대만

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See u in TTF A02-A03 booth / coolrainstudio & Hands in factory #ENBT#TRIGONAL#coolrainstudio#HandsinFactory#대만

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2.10.17

MARIO TROOPER by Playful Gorilla: Enamel Pin Pre-orders & Custom Figure

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From the depths of the Gorilla Cave far far away comes a pin release too epic not to discuss! Playful Gorilla Presents the Mario Trooper Lapel Pin! Currently available to pre-order here for US$11 per - The first 25 pr-orders will come with a matching 3" kiss cut sticker.


PRESS: "Leaning heavy on his illustrative work - the pin pays homage to that custom in a playful way. Combining his love for both the Starwars universe and that of the most famous plumbers, the Mario Trooper is a must add to your pin collection!"
Playful Gorilla Mario Trooper Pin

Trying to bridge the gap of custom toys and pin drops this 2" tall soft enamel pin is based on Alex Rivera AKA Playful Gorilla’s giant 26" custom released last year. The custom was first made for Clutter Magazines “Hitsquad” art show last summer. It made its rounds around the con circuit from D.C. To New York and back to Philly.

Mario Tropper 01
Mario Tropper 02
Mario Tropper 03
Mario Tropper 04

Folks interested in this one—off custom collectible might want to hit up Alex direct at “playfulgorilla[at]gmail[dot]com(Tell him TOYSREVIL SENT YA!) and as well you can stay updated and connected on his art via his Instagram @playfulgorilla!

THE MAKING OF MARIO TROOPER:
Making Mario Trooper 01
Making Mario Trooper 02
Making Mario Trooper 03
Making Mario Trooper 04
Making Mario Trooper 05

2.9.17

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Collectibles from Funko & Hot Toys


So we’ve had a gander at what happened in Singapore for #ForceFriday, now THIS particular blogpost instead focuses on a couple of other toy-releases from HOT TOYS and FUNKO of their licensed product range featuring chibi/super-deformed character designs and forms, beyond your regular departmental toy-store/section pegged blister-carded and boxed offerings!

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Feature about are Funko’s “THE LAST JEDI: releases, while featured below are slideshows of products from Hong Kong’s Hot Toys - featuring Cosbabys and figure+sets from the earlier “The Force Awakens”.

No prices have been revealed as yet, so I’d recommend you check in with your fav retailer(s) for availability and pricing.

I’d been away for a 2-Day quick getaway in Batam (where I found and should’ve bought this bootleg Darth Vader Torchlight to “celebrate” this toy-cassion), and had not partaketh of this event … so perhaps I’ll make do with the film’s premiere on December 15, 2017 :)

With the latest installment of Star Wars: The Last Jedi being yet to be revealed, fans cannot wait to embrace the release of the epic blockbuster coming this December. Hot Toys is elated to introduce to you the brand new Cosbaby (S) Bobble-Head series based on Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The new series will feature various iconic Star Wars characters namely Luke Skywalker, Rey, Kylo Ren, and Captain Phasma. On top of these familiar characters, Hot Toys is excited to introduce three more new characters from The Last Jedi, including the Praetorian Guard, Executioner Trooper and the new First Order droid BB-9E! Cosbaby fans can now snag their favorite characters in singles or sets! Each of these Cosbabies will equip with Bobble-Head feature and stand approximately 8-12cm tall with base! Star Wars fans, celebrate the forthcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi release with these absolutely cute Cosbaby collectibles! #HotToys #StarWars #Cosbaby #TheLastJedi

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Since the start of the new Star Wars trilogy, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Hot Toys has already introduced two Cosbaby Bobble-head series from this film which were well-received by fans, today Hot Toys is excited to expand this Cosbaby Bobble-head to Series 3 featuring fans’ favorite characters from the blockbuster! Standing approximately 8-12cm with base, the series has teamed up Luke Skywalker and Rey, Han Solo and Chewbacca, Rey and BB-8 respectively in stylish Cosbaby form. The three Cosbaby sets are all equipped with bobble-head function and Chewbacca Cosbaby is specially crafted with soft velvet hair! Star Wars fans, add the Series 3 Cosbaby to your Star Wars collection now! #HotToys #StarWars #Cosbaby #TheForceAwakens

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Ever since Hot Toys’ large-size Cosbaby made its first appearance, it has quickly gained popularity for many Hot Toys fans with their stylish looks. In response to the great enthusiasm, Hot Toys is pleased to extend the Cosbaby (L) series with the Star Wars: The Force Awakens Cosbaby (L) Bobble-Head series, specially dedicated to Star Wars fans. Featuring Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma, and First Order Stormtrooper Officer in large size Cosbaby form, each of these Cosbabies features a bobbling-head and approximately 24-25cm with figure base, sporting a fearsome yet adorable appearance. Pick up the Star Wars: The Force Awakens large-size Cosbaby Bobble-Head series from Hot Toys now and place it along with your Star Wars collection! #HotToys #StarWars #Cosbaby #TheForceAwakens #KyloRen #CaptainPhasma #FirstOrderStormtrooper

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The Star Wars hype is on! Eagerly awaited by Star Wars fans worldwide, the highly anticipated epic blockbuster Star Wars: The Last Jedi will finally be hitting the silver screen this December! Today we are excited to officially introduce a 1/6th scale collectible figure of an all-new trooper with distinctive armor design from the upcoming film – the Executioner Trooper! The highly-accurate collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of Executioner Trooper from Star Wars: The Last Jedi featuring new matte black with glossy white colored helmet and armor design, newly developed body and under-suit with improved articulations, the trooper’s unique weapon: electric axe with electricity effect parts, a blaster rifle, and a specially designed figure stand! Furthermore, Hot Toys is proud to participate in the Force Friday II event in Hong Kong and Japan on September 1, a Toys”R”us exclusive edition of this Executioner Trooper will be available in limited quantity, so be sure to come join us at midnight to be among the first in the world to bring home this new First Order trooper to your collection! #HotToys #Collectible #SixthScale #ExecutionerTrooper #StarWars

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#ForceFriday in Singapore for STAR WARS : EXPERIENCE THE FORCE


The world-wide commercial event known as “Force Friday” unleashes Star Wars-themed toys unto the general public on Friday September 1st … while “Force Friday II” arrived in Singapore earlier yesterday (courtesy of timezones) at 12 midnight of September 1st (Hari Raya Haji, and post-Teacher’s Day) at ION Station at Basement 4, ION Orchard, where TOYS were unleashed to the adoring public (or so I assume), and of course cosplay galore!

Featured here are selective snaps of the night-launch (more on StarWars.SG + singaporetgcc Facebooks).



Force Friday II is happening right now at ION Station Basement 4, ION Orchard!

Follow us on Instagram @iamstarwars_sg for live updates!

#ForceFriday #ForceFridaySG #FindTheForce

Posted by Star Wars on Thursday, August 31, 2017



This IS the festival you're looking for! Star Wars: Experience the Force Singapore is here at Orchard till 10 September. Check out the highlights: https://po.st/xwLE0G
#ExperienceTheForceSG #ForceFriday

Posted by Oh My Disney Singapore on Friday, September 1, 2017

STAR WARS: EXPERIENCE THE FORCE exhibits thru September 10th at ION, and continues/relived at the coming Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Con 2017 (Sept 9-10), where you can catch a glimpse of Kylo Ren’s the TIE Silencer half-scaled replica, experience the MEET BB-8 VIRTUAL REALITY (10AM - 8PM), and check put life-sized fan-bolt replica’s of Rey’s “Speeder” (from “The Forece Awakens”) and a section of the Millennium Falcon! Get ready your Star Wars cosplay costumes and/or Sunday best for photo-ops, people!

Find out more event info on www.experiencetheforce.sg.

FYI: Entry to STGCC is ticketed.



18.8.17

“KID V & PRINCESS” by Wetworks For Aug 18th Pre-Orders


Carlo Chaco AKA Wetworks is back again with yet another of his interpretation of Star Wars characters, with “KID V & PRINCESS” available for pre-orders on wetworks.bigcartel.com this Friday, 18th of August, 10pm SGT!

Looks like Bobett’ll have a “friend” to play with soon! Did you manage to snag his K-Bot too?

Featuring cardback art by Bianca Lesaca on this blister-carded figure set, stay tuned for further product updates (i.e. “Price” and “Quantity”) … meanwhile, scroll thru for snaps!



good morning sleepyhead ☕️🍪

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